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Find Your Lost Phone Immediately With This Simple Google Trick

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 04.17.2015 | Technology

This is so easy it's amazing.

Google's Handwriting 'Keyboard' Could Save You From Typos

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 04.16.2015 | Technology

Smartphones are a great communication tool -- when their crummy keyboards aren't messing everything up with typos and autocomplete mistakes. But a new input method from Google could change that.

EU Antitrust Action Today Is Just the Beginning of Google's Troubles in Europe

Nathan Newman | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Nathan Newman

The announcement today that the European Competition Commissioner has launched an official antitrust action against Google promises to be just the first step in a likely escalation of actions against Google and other big-data platforms increasingly dominating the online -- and, increasingly, the offline -- economic landscape.

Here's A Playbook Of What To Expect In EU vs. Google

Eric K. Clemons | Posted 06.15.2015 | Technology
Eric K. Clemons

Google has committed so many abuses, over so many years, that it has hard to know where the European Commission should start. And, I believe, once the filing of complaints and litigation start, there will be additional complaints.

EU Hits Google With Antitrust Charges

Reuters | JULIA FIORETTI AND ALASTAIR MACDONALD | Posted 04.15.2015 | Technology

By Alastair Macdonald and Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS, April 15 (Reuters) - The European Union accused Google Inc on Wednesday of cheating consumers an...

Get Your Small Business Website on the Mobile-Friendly Bandwagon

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 06.14.2015 | Small Business
Ashley Wren Collins

Google will shake up search rankings once again for small businesses whose websites are not up to par with the latest best practices in SEO. On April 21st, Google will release its mobile algorithm update that promises to have a significant impact on searches originating from mobile devices.

Edward Snowden Is In The White House, According To Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.14.2015 | Politics

Edward Snowden is in… the White House? He is... at least according to Google Maps. As The Verge pointed out on Tuesday, a hack of th...

The Hillary Chronicles

Tom Allon | Posted 06.13.2015 | Politics
Tom Allon

Hillary has been the object of admiration, hope, praise, derision, anger, petty criticism and jealousy. She is the embodiment of the women's empowerment movement in our still not-overly-progressive society. She serves as a prism through which many express their hopes for a fully egalitarian society.

Google Says Go Mobile or Go Home

Kelly Phillips | Posted 06.13.2015 | Technology
Kelly Phillips

If your website doesn't pass the Google Mobile-Friendly test, your chances of being seen by users of mobile devices is about to go down. Way down. And it could seriously cost you.

5 Ways to Take Advantage of the New Google-Twitter Partnership

Larry Alton | Posted 06.12.2015 | Business
Larry Alton

The partnership is mutually beneficial for the companies in play--Google will get to improve their user experience, while Twitter will get some extra visibility from online searchers--but it's also beneficial for your company, as long as you know how to address the change. There are several strategies you can adopt to take advantage of this new deal:

Google! Stop Sneaking Ads to Kids Through Your YouTube Kids App!

Nell Minow | Posted 06.09.2015 | Parents
Nell Minow

Family-friendly is more than avoiding bad words, nudity, and violence. When it comes to children, who have not yet been taught how to know which adults to believe, it also means a trusted and consistent voice.

Jennifer Lopez Is The Reason Google Images Was Invented

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 04.09.2015 | Latino Voices

You know that photo you found after a quick Google Images search this morning? It's all because of Jennifer Lopez. In a blog post for Project Synd...

Aging Strategy in Healthcare Stocks

Michael Hodin | Posted 06.08.2015 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

This megatrend towards healthy and active aging stretches far beyond healthcare and pharmaceuticals. With more people over 60 than ever before, and with a social and fiscal need to keep them healthy and productive, a number of forward-looking businesses are getting in on the game.

Corporate Influence & Transforming From a World Created for the Non-Living

Mark Chasan | Posted 06.06.2015 | Business
Mark Chasan

There is hope that we can create a thriving, healthy and abundant world, but we have to do more than hope. We must take action to transform from the inside-out (personal change), ground-up (infrastructure, built environment and supply-chain) and top-down (government, corporations and regulatory environment).

Google's Remarkable Monopoly on Data Intrigues Europeans

Mark Weinstein | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Mark Weinstein

In Monopoly the game, you buy properties, pay fines, and try to stay out of jail. In monopoly, the real-life big business version, you use all your leverage to dominate markets, manipulate industries, avoid fines, and hire lawyers to keep you out of jail. And most of the time you do win.

Google Accused Of Using 'Deceptive And Unfair' Ads In YouTube Kids App

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2015 | Technology

"The videos provided to children on YouTube Kids intermix commercial and other content in ways that are deceptive and unfair to children and would not be permitted to be shown on broadcast or cable television," reads the letter.

The Misguided Quest for Physical Immortality

Stafford Betty | Posted 06.06.2015 | Weird News
Stafford Betty

Brilliant scientists, including Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, thought it possible to someday "cure death." Dmitry Itskov, the "godfather" of Russia's Internet, predicted that the technology that would allow him to live for 10,000 years would be in place by 2045.

The 'Rising Billion' New Consumers Will Arrive by 2020

Peter Diamandis | Posted 06.06.2015 | World
Peter Diamandis

On a planet with a 7 billion plus population, more than 4 billion people still don't have access to the Internet. But by 2020, I expect the entire world will be connected.

Google Antitrust Case: Can European Institutions Do Anything Other Than Investigate U.S. Tech Companies?

Andrea Stroppa | Posted 06.03.2015 | Technology
Andrea Stroppa

As a true believer in a unified Europe, I dream a continent willing to invest in future generations and ready to support all viewpoints -- a diversity that reinforces a common vision and builds fair opportunities for all European citizens.

10 Rants About Technology

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 06.02.2015 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

I'm always raving about the latest innovation so I figured I should also present the other side of the coin.

The Internet Makes Us Think We're Getting Smarter (Spoiler: We're Not)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 04.01.2015 | Science

Google puts a nearly infinite amount of knowledge at our fingertips, but a new study says that the search engine isn't making us any smarter. Inter...

Europe's Remarkable New War on Facebook

Mark Weinstein | Posted 05.29.2015 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Remember the name Max Schrems. He's a European David firing his slingshot at the modern-day Goliath you know as Facebook.

You Can Play 'Pac-Man' In Google Maps Right Now

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.01.2015 | Technology

Waka waka waka waka.

What Costco And Wegmans Have In Common With Google

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 04.01.2015 | Business

Hint: It's all about how they treat employees.

The Stats On Women In Tech Are Actually Getting Worse

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 03.27.2015 | Technology

Google just hired Ruth Porat to be its chief financial officer, and is paying her a reported $70 million. You’d think that’s a sign things are looking up for women in the tech industry. Not quite.